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  •  please stop saying things like this (5+ / 0-)
    They can also include reconciliation instructions, and as we saw with the passage of Obamacare, reconciliation allows the Senate to move forward on legislation without the threat of filibuster.
    PPACA, obamacare, was not passed via reconciliation.  the only thing they put through reconciliation was the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010, which amended PPACA.

    Please don't dominate the rap, Jack, if you got nothin' new to say - Grateful Dead

    by Cedwyn on Mon Jan 21, 2013 at 07:13:16 AM PST

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